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Pacific Gas and Electric CompanyPolitics 1962: George Christopher, Republican candidate for lieutenant governor, California (1962)

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Series Titles: Politics '62 motion picture films

Description: George Christopher, mayor of San Francisco, speaks to an audience of PG and E employees during his campaign for lieutenant governor. Robert R. Gros, vice president of Pacific Gas and Electric Company, serves as program chairman.

Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) sponsored this nonpartisan series of political forums for the thousands of PG&E employees in northern and central California. The series featured candidates for statewide office in California and discussions of leading issues, and was produced in cooperation with the Pacific Service Employees Association.

Sequence: Slates begin (00:15), camera pans audience, guests enter on stage and are seated (00:55), Gros begins speaking, introduces guests (01:40), Gros introduces Christopher (06:27), Christopher begins speaking (08:17), Gros thanks Christopher on the conclusion of his speech (33:54), Gros presents Mrs. Christopher at the back of the auditorium (34:19), first question (35:26), Gros thanks Christopher and the audience (49:59), audience applauds and begins to exit (50:44), closing credits (51:25).

Source: 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm

Collection Guide: Pacific Gas and Electric Company Motion Picture Film 1960-1970

Call Number: 80177 Reel 7

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Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP).

This movie is part of the collection: Hoover Institution Archives, Stanford University

Producer: Pacific Gas and Electric Company
Audio/Visual: Sound, Black and White
Language: English
Keywords: californialightandsound
Contact Information: Hoover Institution Archives, 434 Galvez Mall, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305-6010 Archives Reference: (650) 723-3563 Email Archives Reference:

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